“Art’s extensive knowledge of our industry, combined with his international experience in successfully building and leading high-performance sales teams, is a huge asset as Cordys continues to execute on our ambitious growth path,” says Per Jonsson, CEO
(PRWEB) April 8, 2011
Cordys, a leading provider of software for business process innovation, today announced the appointment of Art Landro as the Senior Vice President of global sales.
Reporting to CEO Per Jonsson, Landro, who is based in the United States, will be responsible for all sales and partner management activities worldwide.
Art Landro is a seasoned IT professional with over 25 years' of manufacturing, sales, and product management experience in the Americas, Europe, and the Asia-Pacific region. He joins Cordys from MontaVista Software, where he served as president with responsibility for all engineering, marketing and sales activities. Prior to MontaVista Software, Art held several senior executive roles at leading high tech companies, including EMC and Documentum, as well as senior sales executive positions at Cadence Design Systems and General DataComm.
“We are very pleased to have Art joining the executive team of Cordys,” says Per Jonsson, Chief Executive Officer of Cordys. “Art’s extensive knowledge of our industry, combined with his international experience in successfully building and leading high-performance sales teams, is a huge asset as Cordys continues to execute on our ambitious growth path.”
“Our license growth of 70% in 2010 validates Cordys’ position as the leading provider of software for business process innovation. The Cordys Business Operations Platform allows our customers to change and innovate the way they do business with notable new speed and greater flexibility,” Per Jonsson continues.
“Cordys is a high growth business with established operations and a successful track record of customer implementations across multiple geographies,” commented Art Landro. “Its worldwide customer base includes major global organizations and industry leaders in BFSI, Communications, Energy and Utilities, Manufacturing, and Public organizations. This is a company that has huge potential and I am delighted to have the opportunity to bring my experience and strengthen Cordys’ sales operations, strategic partnerships and go-to-market strategies.”
Art Landro holds a BS degree from the University of Connecticut and served as a lieutenant colonel in the U.S. Air Force Reserve.
Cordys is a global provider of software for business process innovation. Global 2000 companies worldwide have selected Cordys to achieve performance improvements in their business operations, such as increased productivity, reduced time to market and faster response to ever-changing market demands. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Cordys has offices in the Americas, EMEA and Asia-Pacific. http://www.cordys.com